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2014 Iditarod Day 6

BOB HALLINEN / Anchorage Daily News Richie Diehl, from Aniak, AK, mushes down the Yukon River at sunset after leaving the Ruby checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014. 140307
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BOB HALLINEN / Anchorage Daily News Richie Diehl, from Aniak, AK, and Peter Kaiser, from Bethel, AK, drive their teams down the Yukon River after leaving the Ruby checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014. 140307
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BOB HALLINEN / Anchorage Daily News An Iditarod musher drives his team down the Yukon River after leaving the Ruby checkpoint and heading towards Galena during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014. 140307
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BOB HALLINEN / Anchorage Daily News Gilbert Huntington, from Galena, AK, shares a laugh with Iditarod musher Hugh Neff, from Tok, AK, at the Galena checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014. 140307
Bob Hallinen
BOB HALLINEN / Anchorage Daily News An Iditarod musher stops to adjust his team as he drives down the Yukon River after leaving the Ruby checkpoint and heading towards Galena during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014. 140307
Bob Hallinen
BOB HALLINEN / Anchorage Daily News Nicholas Petit, from Girdwood, AK, works with his dog team at the Galena during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014. 140307
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BOB HALLINEN / Anchorage Daily News An Iditarod musher drives his team down the Yukon River after leaving the Ruby checkpoint and heading towards Galena during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014. 140307
Bob Hallinen
BOB HALLINEN / Anchorage Daily News Iditarod musher Hugh Neff, from Tok, AK, changes the plastic on his runners as he talks with race judge Curtis Erhart at the Galena checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014. 140307
Bob Hallinen
BOB HALLINEN / Anchorage Daily News An Iditarod musher drives his team down the Yukon River after leaving the Ruby checkpoint and heading towards Galena during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014. 140307
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BOB HALLINEN / Anchorage Daily News Mackenzie Tulloch and Aubrey Tulloch are selling treats at the Galena checkpoint to raise money for musher Lance Mackey's medical expenses during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014. 140307
Bob Hallinen
BOB HALLINEN / Anchorage Daily News Iditarod musher Paul Gebhardt, from Kasilof, AK, mushes up the bank off of the Yukon River and into the Galena checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014. 140307
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A sled dog from the team of Richie Diehl of Aniak, Ak., chews at something in the compacted snow in the dog yard at the Ruby checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Ray Redington Jr., from Wasilla, Ak., team dogs rest next to the Ruby Bible Church at the Ruby checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Richie Diehl, from Aniak, Ak., does his chores next to the Ruby Bible Church at the Ruby checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Richie Diehl, from Aniak, Ak., does his chores next to the Ruby Bible Church at the Ruby checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Ramey Smyth, from Willow, Ak., arrives at the Ruby checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Ramey Smyth, from Willow, Ak., arrives at the Ruby checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Ramey Smyth, from Willow, Ak., arrives at the Ruby checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Richie Diehl, from Aniak, Ak., Ray Redington Jr., from Wasilla, Ak. and Hans Gatt, from Whitehorse, YT, Canada, look over at resting teams at the Ruby checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Richie Diehl, form Aniak, Ak., rests at the Ruby checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Hugh Neff, from Tok, Ak., leaves the Ruby checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday morning, March 7, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Iditarod veterinarian Kris Kleine stands by as Wade MarrsÕ dog Proof sits in the basket after they arrive at the Ruby checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014. Wade dropped Proof at the Ruby checkpoint.
Bob Hallinen
Iditarod veterinarian Kris Kleine gets Wade MarsÕ dog Proof out of the basket after they arrived at the Ruby checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014. Wade dropped Proof at the Ruby checkpoint.
Bob Hallinen
Richie Diehl, from Aniak, Ak., snacks his dogs next to the Ruby Bible Church at the Ruby checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Hans Gatt, from Whitehorse, YT, Canada, feeds his dogs next to the Ruby Bible Church at the Ruby checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
An Iditarod musher heads out onto the frozen Yukon River after leaving the Ruby checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Ray Redington Jr., from Wasilla, Ak., feeds his dogs next to the Ruby Bible Church at the Ruby checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Wade MarrsÕ team dog Kitlik looks at the musher just after they arrived at the Ruby checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
BOB HALLINEN / Anchorage Daily News Richie Diehl, from Aniak, AK, mushes down the Yukon River at sunset after leaving the Ruby checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014. 140307
Bob Hallinen
BOB HALLINEN / Anchorage Daily News Richie Diehl, from Aniak, AK, and Peter Kaiser, from Bethel, AK, drive their teams down the Yukon River after leaving the Ruby checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014. 140307
Bob Hallinen
BOB HALLINEN / Anchorage Daily News An Iditarod musher drives his team down the Yukon River after leaving the Ruby checkpoint and heading towards Galena during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014. 140307
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BOB HALLINEN / Anchorage Daily News Gilbert Huntington, from Galena, AK, shares a laugh with Iditarod musher Hugh Neff, from Tok, AK, at the Galena checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014. 140307
Bob Hallinen
BOB HALLINEN / Anchorage Daily News An Iditarod musher stops to adjust his team as he drives down the Yukon River after leaving the Ruby checkpoint and heading towards Galena during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014. 140307
Bob Hallinen
BOB HALLINEN / Anchorage Daily News Nicholas Petit, from Girdwood, AK, works with his dog team at the Galena during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014. 140307
Bob Hallinen
BOB HALLINEN / Anchorage Daily News An Iditarod musher drives his team down the Yukon River after leaving the Ruby checkpoint and heading towards Galena during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014. 140307
Bob Hallinen
BOB HALLINEN / Anchorage Daily News Iditarod musher Hugh Neff, from Tok, AK, changes the plastic on his runners as he talks with race judge Curtis Erhart at the Galena checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014. 140307
Bob Hallinen
BOB HALLINEN / Anchorage Daily News An Iditarod musher drives his team down the Yukon River after leaving the Ruby checkpoint and heading towards Galena during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014. 140307
Bob Hallinen
BOB HALLINEN / Anchorage Daily News Mackenzie Tulloch and Aubrey Tulloch are selling treats at the Galena checkpoint to raise money for musher Lance Mackey's medical expenses during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014. 140307
Bob Hallinen
BOB HALLINEN / Anchorage Daily News Iditarod musher Paul Gebhardt, from Kasilof, AK, mushes up the bank off of the Yukon River and into the Galena checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014. 140307
Bob Hallinen
A sled dog from the team of Richie Diehl of Aniak, Ak., chews at something in the compacted snow in the dog yard at the Ruby checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Ray Redington Jr., from Wasilla, Ak., team dogs rest next to the Ruby Bible Church at the Ruby checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Richie Diehl, from Aniak, Ak., does his chores next to the Ruby Bible Church at the Ruby checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Richie Diehl, from Aniak, Ak., does his chores next to the Ruby Bible Church at the Ruby checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Ramey Smyth, from Willow, Ak., arrives at the Ruby checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Ramey Smyth, from Willow, Ak., arrives at the Ruby checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Ramey Smyth, from Willow, Ak., arrives at the Ruby checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Richie Diehl, from Aniak, Ak., Ray Redington Jr., from Wasilla, Ak. and Hans Gatt, from Whitehorse, YT, Canada, look over at resting teams at the Ruby checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Richie Diehl, form Aniak, Ak., rests at the Ruby checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Hugh Neff, from Tok, Ak., leaves the Ruby checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday morning, March 7, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Iditarod veterinarian Kris Kleine stands by as Wade MarrsÕ dog Proof sits in the basket after they arrive at the Ruby checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014. Wade dropped Proof at the Ruby checkpoint.
Bob Hallinen
Iditarod veterinarian Kris Kleine gets Wade MarsÕ dog Proof out of the basket after they arrived at the Ruby checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014. Wade dropped Proof at the Ruby checkpoint.
Bob Hallinen
Richie Diehl, from Aniak, Ak., snacks his dogs next to the Ruby Bible Church at the Ruby checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Hans Gatt, from Whitehorse, YT, Canada, feeds his dogs next to the Ruby Bible Church at the Ruby checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
An Iditarod musher heads out onto the frozen Yukon River after leaving the Ruby checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Ray Redington Jr., from Wasilla, Ak., feeds his dogs next to the Ruby Bible Church at the Ruby checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Wade MarrsÕ team dog Kitlik looks at the musher just after they arrived at the Ruby checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
BOB HALLINEN / Anchorage Daily News Richie Diehl, from Aniak, AK, mushes down the Yukon River at sunset after leaving the Ruby checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014. 140307
Bob Hallinen
BOB HALLINEN / Anchorage Daily News Richie Diehl, from Aniak, AK, and Peter Kaiser, from Bethel, AK, drive their teams down the Yukon River after leaving the Ruby checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014. 140307
Bob Hallinen
BOB HALLINEN / Anchorage Daily News An Iditarod musher drives his team down the Yukon River after leaving the Ruby checkpoint and heading towards Galena during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014. 140307
Bob Hallinen
BOB HALLINEN / Anchorage Daily News Gilbert Huntington, from Galena, AK, shares a laugh with Iditarod musher Hugh Neff, from Tok, AK, at the Galena checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014. 140307
Bob Hallinen
BOB HALLINEN / Anchorage Daily News An Iditarod musher stops to adjust his team as he drives down the Yukon River after leaving the Ruby checkpoint and heading towards Galena during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014. 140307
Bob Hallinen
BOB HALLINEN / Anchorage Daily News Nicholas Petit, from Girdwood, AK, works with his dog team at the Galena during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014. 140307
Bob Hallinen
BOB HALLINEN / Anchorage Daily News An Iditarod musher drives his team down the Yukon River after leaving the Ruby checkpoint and heading towards Galena during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014. 140307
Bob Hallinen
BOB HALLINEN / Anchorage Daily News Iditarod musher Hugh Neff, from Tok, AK, changes the plastic on his runners as he talks with race judge Curtis Erhart at the Galena checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014. 140307
Bob Hallinen
BOB HALLINEN / Anchorage Daily News An Iditarod musher drives his team down the Yukon River after leaving the Ruby checkpoint and heading towards Galena during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014. 140307
Bob Hallinen
BOB HALLINEN / Anchorage Daily News Mackenzie Tulloch and Aubrey Tulloch are selling treats at the Galena checkpoint to raise money for musher Lance Mackey's medical expenses during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014. 140307
Bob Hallinen
BOB HALLINEN / Anchorage Daily News Iditarod musher Paul Gebhardt, from Kasilof, AK, mushes up the bank off of the Yukon River and into the Galena checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014. 140307
Bob Hallinen
A sled dog from the team of Richie Diehl of Aniak, Ak., chews at something in the compacted snow in the dog yard at the Ruby checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Ray Redington Jr., from Wasilla, Ak., team dogs rest next to the Ruby Bible Church at the Ruby checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Richie Diehl, from Aniak, Ak., does his chores next to the Ruby Bible Church at the Ruby checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Richie Diehl, from Aniak, Ak., does his chores next to the Ruby Bible Church at the Ruby checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Ramey Smyth, from Willow, Ak., arrives at the Ruby checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Ramey Smyth, from Willow, Ak., arrives at the Ruby checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Ramey Smyth, from Willow, Ak., arrives at the Ruby checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Richie Diehl, from Aniak, Ak., Ray Redington Jr., from Wasilla, Ak. and Hans Gatt, from Whitehorse, YT, Canada, look over at resting teams at the Ruby checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Richie Diehl, form Aniak, Ak., rests at the Ruby checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Hugh Neff, from Tok, Ak., leaves the Ruby checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday morning, March 7, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Iditarod veterinarian Kris Kleine stands by as Wade MarrsÕ dog Proof sits in the basket after they arrive at the Ruby checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014. Wade dropped Proof at the Ruby checkpoint.
Bob Hallinen
Iditarod veterinarian Kris Kleine gets Wade MarsÕ dog Proof out of the basket after they arrived at the Ruby checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014. Wade dropped Proof at the Ruby checkpoint.
Bob Hallinen
Richie Diehl, from Aniak, Ak., snacks his dogs next to the Ruby Bible Church at the Ruby checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Hans Gatt, from Whitehorse, YT, Canada, feeds his dogs next to the Ruby Bible Church at the Ruby checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
An Iditarod musher heads out onto the frozen Yukon River after leaving the Ruby checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Ray Redington Jr., from Wasilla, Ak., feeds his dogs next to the Ruby Bible Church at the Ruby checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Wade MarrsÕ team dog Kitlik looks at the musher just after they arrived at the Ruby checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
BOB HALLINEN / Anchorage Daily News Richie Diehl, from Aniak, AK, mushes down the Yukon River at sunset after leaving the Ruby checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014. 140307
Bob Hallinen
BOB HALLINEN / Anchorage Daily News Richie Diehl, from Aniak, AK, and Peter Kaiser, from Bethel, AK, drive their teams down the Yukon River after leaving the Ruby checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014. 140307
Bob Hallinen
BOB HALLINEN / Anchorage Daily News An Iditarod musher drives his team down the Yukon River after leaving the Ruby checkpoint and heading towards Galena during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014. 140307
Bob Hallinen
BOB HALLINEN / Anchorage Daily News Gilbert Huntington, from Galena, AK, shares a laugh with Iditarod musher Hugh Neff, from Tok, AK, at the Galena checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014. 140307
Bob Hallinen
BOB HALLINEN / Anchorage Daily News An Iditarod musher stops to adjust his team as he drives down the Yukon River after leaving the Ruby checkpoint and heading towards Galena during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014. 140307
Bob Hallinen
BOB HALLINEN / Anchorage Daily News Nicholas Petit, from Girdwood, AK, works with his dog team at the Galena during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014. 140307
Bob Hallinen
BOB HALLINEN / Anchorage Daily News An Iditarod musher drives his team down the Yukon River after leaving the Ruby checkpoint and heading towards Galena during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014. 140307
Bob Hallinen
BOB HALLINEN / Anchorage Daily News Iditarod musher Hugh Neff, from Tok, AK, changes the plastic on his runners as he talks with race judge Curtis Erhart at the Galena checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014. 140307
Bob Hallinen
BOB HALLINEN / Anchorage Daily News An Iditarod musher drives his team down the Yukon River after leaving the Ruby checkpoint and heading towards Galena during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014. 140307
Bob Hallinen
BOB HALLINEN / Anchorage Daily News Mackenzie Tulloch and Aubrey Tulloch are selling treats at the Galena checkpoint to raise money for musher Lance Mackey's medical expenses during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014. 140307
Bob Hallinen
BOB HALLINEN / Anchorage Daily News Iditarod musher Paul Gebhardt, from Kasilof, AK, mushes up the bank off of the Yukon River and into the Galena checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014. 140307
Bob Hallinen
A sled dog from the team of Richie Diehl of Aniak, Ak., chews at something in the compacted snow in the dog yard at the Ruby checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Ray Redington Jr., from Wasilla, Ak., team dogs rest next to the Ruby Bible Church at the Ruby checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Richie Diehl, from Aniak, Ak., does his chores next to the Ruby Bible Church at the Ruby checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Richie Diehl, from Aniak, Ak., does his chores next to the Ruby Bible Church at the Ruby checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
Ramey Smyth, from Willow, Ak., arrives at the Ruby checkpoint during the 2014 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Friday, March 7, 2014.
Bob Hallinen
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